Board of Directors

Eben Bayer

CEO | Co-Founder

Charles Duell

Board Member

Jessica Harris

Board Member

Evan Lodes

Board Member

Gavin McIntyre

CCO | Co-Founder

Steve Sherwood

Board Member

Jerry Weinstein

Board Member

Meet the Team

Debra Antonelli

Chief People Officer

Andy Bass

Chief Marketing Officer

Eben Bayer

CEO | Co-Founder

Mary Berecka

Associate Research Scientist

Josh Bevevino

Research and Development Operator

Doug Bierend

Senior Communications Specialist

Ian Bonesteel

Engineering Manager, Group Lead

Lacey Davidson

Director of Marketing

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Molly Boutin

Senior Research Scientist

Andrew Burdick

Technology Operations Engineer

Alex Carlton

Principal Research Scientist/Pilot Research Supervisor

Max Carmack

Pilot Engineer

Griffin Dahl

Production and Training Specialist, Mushroom Packaging

Chris Daniels

Pilot Engineer

Chris Dauner

Director of Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain

Lee West

R&D Operator

Lucas Hale

Digital Marketing Lead

Sam Donato

Associate Research Scientist

Matt Dunham

Facilities Technician

Heather Edgerton

Senior Research Scientist

Erika Egeberg

Social Media Specialist

Mike Fitts

Facilities Manager

Steve Flack

Senior IP Counsel

Aaron Ford

Senior Research and Development Operator

Alex Friedman

Associate Research Scientist/Pilot Cultivation Lead

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Ben Garrett

Production Operator

Mary Grabicki

Quality Systems Scientist

Deb Grumbly

Bookkeeper

Phyllis Horton

Legal and IP Administrator

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Chirayu Jain

Hardware Engineer

Chris Jakala

IT Operations Specialist

Hannah Johnson

Pilot Engineer

Katelyn Jones

Marketing Administrative Coordinator

Melissa Kalbfliesh

Director of Technology and Operation, MycoComposites

Dan Kennedy

Facilities Technician

Grace Knight

Design and Partner Specialist

Emmie Knobloch

Associate Research Scientist

Cory LaPointe

Operations Shift Lead

Ian Lenney

Engineering Technician

Matt Lucht

Senior Research Scientist/Laboratory Operations Lead

Stacey Lybrand

HR Generalist

Danielle Marino

Prototype Designer

Tom Masterson

General Counsel

Gavin McIntyre

CCO | Co-Founder

Tom McNally

Engineering Technician

Dan Meeks

Director of Pilot Operations

Rhonda Pina Mendes

Purchasing Associate

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Nick Meyers

MycoComposite™ Technician

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Sarah Michaels

Environmental Health and Safety Specialist

Nikhil Mishra

Director of Quality and Safety

Dale Moore

Senior R&D Operator/GC 11 Shift Lead

Jake Cohen

Quality Assurance Tech

Peter Mueller

Chief Technology Officer

Mia Neubert-Eddy

Quality Control Technician

Daniel O'Bryan

Senior Research and Development Operator

Jolene O'Bryan

Research and Development Operator

Meghan Olson

Director of Commercialization, MycoComposites

Maria Osuna-Garcia

Training and Development Coordinator

Kennon Otey

Pilot Operations Supervisor

Josh Palmer

Pilot Engineer

Neale Petrillo

Senior Software Engineer

Elma Ramic

Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

Michael Retzlaff

Research and Development Operator

Hazel Robertson

Associate Research Scientist

Julian Rosenberg

Director of Research

Darlene Ross

Purchasing Supervisor

Kaylee Rae Presnell

Associate Engineer

Katherine Reeder

Forager Design and Partner Specialist

Ginger Saunders

Pilot Engineer

Damen Schaak

Principal Research Scientist/Strain & Genetics Research Manager

Chris Scully

Engineering Manager, Group Lead

Drew Smith

Food Safety Lead

Asa Snyder

Engineering Manager, Group Lead

Jesse Snyder

Senior Research Engineer

Patricia Strickland

Chief Financial Officer

Shaliya Sultana

DevOps Engineer

Ben Sword

Associate Research Scientist

Orkan Telhan

Director of Foundry Engineering

Dylan Rochon-Terry

Full Stack Engineer

Jen Towne

Onboarding and Employee Engagement Specialist | Executive Assistant to CEO

Thomas Van Haren

Chief Operations Officer, MycoComposites

Christopher Werner

Director of Engineering

Josh White

Production Shift Lead

Jake Winiski

Principal Research Scientist

Karl Kiser

Research Associate

Avie Hernandez

Production Operator

Raven Corvinus

Production Operator

Randy Bellamy

Facilities Technician

Jack Marshall

Production Operator

Michael Siegel

Senior Systems Engineer

Victoria Rozycki

R&D Operator

Kevin Marks

Director of Manufacturing